Average Experienced Computer Programmer with C++ Programming Language Skills Salary

$78,578
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$8,600
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$9,759
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The average salary for an Experienced Computer Programmer with C++ Programming Language skills is $78,578.
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$50k
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$79k
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$134k
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What Do Computer Programmers Do?

Computer Programmer Tasks
  • Work with designers and content producers.
  • Write, modify, and debug software for server applications.
  • Write code to create multi-threaded, networked server applications.
  • Use source debuggers, program dumps, and performance monitoring tools.
  • Test and document software for server applications.

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What Are Popular Skills for Computer Programmers?

Skills in C# Programming Language, Java and JavaScript are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include HTML and SQL.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Programmers?

An entry-level Computer Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,839 based on 107 salaries. An early career Computer Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,268 based on 204 salaries. A mid-career Computer Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,281 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $83,176.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 412 survey responses.
Entry Level
26.0%
Early Career
49.5%
Mid Career
13.6%
Late Career
10.9%